June 1, 2015
The Graduate Center, CUNY
After 2008 the presidency of Raúl Castro took steps to revamp the highly centralized form of socialism for which Cuba had been known. Though Cuba’s Actualización draws from other experiences of socialist reform, it appears to be a distinctive approach. Starting in 2012, the Cuba Project /Bildner Center Colloquium sponsors an annual gathering of experts from Cuba and the world for an update on the evolving policies and the structural and institutional changes in progress including a review of policy and research implications.